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Follow live: French Open Day 7

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray each cruised in straight sets Saturday at the French Open.

16hDave McMenamin

LeBron on slowing Curry in Finals: 'You can't'

When asked Friday what it will take to slow down league MVP Stephen Curry in the NBA Finals, the Cavaliers' LeBron James said, "The same way you slow me down. You can't."

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12hColey Harvey

Leah Still suffers setback in cancer treatment

Leah Still, the 5-year-old daughter of Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still, has been diagnosed with veno-occlusive disease resulting from a complication in her recovery from pediatric cancer.

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Mark Dominik

Dominik: Watt, Beckham among 32-team FAs

Which NFL players would be coveted by every team if they hit the open market? Mark Dominik makes his list, which includes J.J. Watt and Odell Beckham Jr.

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1hJim Trotter

DeMaurice Smith: 'The league has run out of excuses'

Deflategate. Ray Rice. Adrian Peterson. Yes, DeMaurice Smith's plate has been plenty full, so we caught up with the NFLPA's executive director to talk Roger Goodell, neutral arbitration and more.

Better matchup for Lightning: Blackhawks or Ducks? (1:50)
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1hDavid Thorpe

Postseason MVPs: Driven to Finals

Steph Curry and LeBron James have been the biggest difference-makers in the playoffs. Who else cracks David Thorpe's list?

14hKevin Arnovitz

Sefolosha says arrest has hurt his reputation

Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha blames police for the leg injuries he suffered during his April arrest in New York and told ESPN that the incident has damaged his reputation.


San Diego State wins by stealing home
College Baseball 

The Aztecs' Steven Pallares broke a 3-3 tie in the 8th with a straight steal of home to beat UCSB 4-3 in the Lake Elsinore Regional of the College World Series.

College Baseball 

Matthews: Time for Yanks to drop Drew

Stephen Drew is batting .159 in his last 100 games. It's enough of a sample size for ESPN's Wallace Matthews for Yankees to cut their losses with Stephen Drew as their 2nd baseman. Yanks should do better


Manziel developing during Browns OTAs

Browns OT Joe Thomas said that Johnny Football will be a starter in the NFL one day. Insider Field Yates said, "Johnny Manziel has to show to his teammates that he has the commitment."


Stephen A. Smith: Pat Riley no LeBron fan

"If you're Pat Riley... As far as you're concerned, LeBron left you... LeBron betrayed you, he turned his back on the franchise and therefore he's no friend of Pat Riley."


ESPNTennis @ESPNTennis

Ferrer bagels his way into a fifth set against Bolelli. Meanwhile, Gasquet to serve for 2 sets to 1 edge on Anderson. #RG15

Bishop with an NHL first on Friday

Ben Bishop became the first goaltender in NHL history to send his team into the Stanley Cup Final with a road shutout in a Game 7 (via Elias).

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Factor in Fred Hoiberg-to-Bulls timeline

The Bulls, according to sources, are giving extra consideration to the time frame to hire the current Iowa State coach because he underwent open-heart surgery to replace his aortic valve last month.

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Nadal cruises in straight sets

Rafael Nadal smashed this shot en route to smashing Andrey Kuznetsov in their third round match, 6-1, 6-3, 6-2. He'll face American Jack Sock in his next match


Pats avoiding 'Deflategate' at charity event

Tom Brady and other Patriots players are at the Best Buddies Challenge fundraiser on Saturday. WR Julian Edelman: "We worry about what we can control."


Photo of the Night: Khan's uppercut

Amir Khan landed this blow vs. Chris Algieri Friday but the bout went the full 12 rounds before Khan won by unanimous decision. Khan improved his record to 31-3 with his fifth straight victory.

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Amir Khan @amirkingkhan

Was a pleasure to see Jeremy Piven at the fight last night. Its great to see so many personalities coming to boxing fights.

Buzzer-beater at Duke fantasy camp
Men's College Basketball 

A Duke fantasy camp player made a buzzer-beater in OT during the three-day Coach K Academy camp at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Is a scholarship offer on the way?

Men's College Basketball 

Olney: Angels could sure use Hamilton

"Josh Hamilton clubbed two homers for the Rangers in his fifth game back in the big leagues, mostly on the Angels' dime, and what must really gnaw on his old team -- his old team in Anaheim, that is -- is that they could really use a hitter like him right now, for the middle of their lineup." Power outage (Insider)

Mario Chalmers has knee surgery

The Heat guard underwent arthroscopic surgery Friday but should be ready by the start of preseason training camp, the team said. Tweeted Chalmers: "Surgery was a success, now time to rehab, start workin out."

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Ozil: No. 25 player in Premier League

ESPN FC's ranking of the top Premier League players continues with Mesut Ozil cracking the top 25. His Arsenal team will play Aston Villa in the final of the FA Cup at 12:30 p.m. ET. Top 50 so far

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Potentially LeBron's finest playoffs

LeBron James has passed Steph Curry in David Thorpe's ranking of postseason MVPs. "His legacy continues to grow, as this season has been a testament to his mind, his leadership, his skills, his athleticism and, maybe as important as anything, his will to win when dealing with obstacles." Top 10 (Insider)

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SportsCenter @sportscenter

Tarik Cohen on campus giving us some pointers on how to make a one-handed backflip catch. Looks pretty easy, right?


Rafael Nadal wins second set 6-3

He's had 22 unforced errors but Nadal is up over Andrey Kuznetsov two sets to none. Can he finish it off in straight sets? Follow live


'Crying Piccolo Girl' gets bobblehead

You may remember Roxanne Chalifoux's brush with viral fame when the Villanova "Piccolo Girl" was caught crying during March Madness. Now you can honor the memory with a bobblehead. Take a look

Age not a problem for Sock

Jack Sock, 22, who beat Borna Coric in straight sets today, is the youngest male into this year's Round of 16. Sock, the last American man left in the French Open draw, will likely play Rafael Nadal next. French Open bracket


Hoiberg to the Windy City?

The Chicago Bulls are quietly confident that Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg will accept an offer to become the next head coach of the team, multiple league sources tell Nick Friedell. Story


Melrose: Better fit for Tampa Bay?

Barry Melrose thinks the Lightning will be underdogs no matter who they face in the Stanley Cup finals, but selfishly wants to see a Tampa Bay-Chicago matchup.